Our Ingredients

TONIC is about turning to the power of nature to care for your skin using naturally derived ingredients with no harmful chemicals. Tap on an ingredient to read about the benefits it has for your skin.

Hyaluronic Acid

What does it do for your skin?

Humectant – hydrates by binding & holding water to the skin.

AHA – Mixed Fruit Acids

What does it do for your skin?

Alpha-hydroxy acid skin products are designed to sever the bonds holding dry, damaged skin cells together.

BHA - Willow Bark / Willow Herb / Salicylic acid

What does it do for your skin?

BHA (or salicylic acid) in its highest natural form is taken from Willow Bark. It causes the cells of the epidermis to become disconnected, allowing the dead skin cells to shed more easily, unclogging pores and making room for growth of new skin. BHAs improve the texture and discolouration of sun-damaged skin after at least 6 months of daily use.

Lactic Acid

What does it do for your skin?

Exfoliates the surface of the skin, deeply cleansing the pores and fading dark marks/pigmentation along the way.

Vitamin A - Vigna Aconitifolia Seed Extract

What does it do for your skin?

A botanical form of retinal/vitamin A with none of the drawbacks unlike traditional preparations of Retinol. Our Vitamin A is better tolerated by sensitive skin, you can wear it during the day allowing 24 hours of benefits.

Vitamin C - Ascorbyl Glucoside

What does it do for your skin?

A stabilised and potent form of vitamin C which works breaks down into vitamin C once on the skin. Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant and helps to inhibit melanin production.

Ribose

What does it do for your skin?

An anti-ageing compound which generates ATP (used in cell metabolism), thus increasing oxygen consumption and increasing collagen production.

Anogeissus Leiocarpus Extract

What does it do for your skin?

From the bark of the African birch tree. Increases the uptake of Vitamin C in the skin & decreases oxidative stress.

Sambucus Nigra Flower Extract

What does it do for your skin?

A hydration compound that improves skin moisturisation of the skin and overall softness.

Illawara Flame Tree Extract

What does it do for your skin?

A powerful anti-oxidant that fights free radicals and protects from environmental aggressors.

Witch Hazel Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Witch hazel is an extract from the leaves and bark of the North American shrub Hamamelis virginiana. It is anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, an astringent, a moisturiser, and can help in the treatment of sun damaged skin.

Macadamia Nut Oil

What does it do for your skin?

Macadamia Oil is rich in essential fatty acids found in the human skin, including Palmitoleic acid and Oleic acid. The skin’s natural palmitoleic acid diminishes with ageing. The fatty acids found in Macadamia Oil works with your natural skin lipids to restore the skin’s protective barrier against water loss, deeply hydrating the skin, helping to rejuvenate the skin and smooth fine lines.

Avocado Oil

What does it do for your skin?

Derived from avocado fruit, avocado oil is deeply and rapidly absorbed helping to soothe and moisturise dry and itchy skin. The fatty acids and antioxidant properties found in avocado oil aid in skin healing, valuable in the treatment of conditions such as psoriasis and eczema, as well as burns and wounds.

Acetyl Hexapeptide-3 and Acetyl Hexapeptide-8

What does it do for your skin?

When used as an alternative to topical injections, these molecular cosmetics relax the muscles responsible for the creation of expression lines.

These anti-wrinkle peptides, the first of their generation, have similar benefits to botulinum toxin but are safer and smoother, diminishing wrinkles and expression lines, and reducing their depth by 17% in 15 days.

Rosehip Oil

What does it do for your skin?

Rosehip oil is high in provitamin A and essential fatty acids. It helps to regenerate damaged and photo-aged skin, protecting against further damage, whilst also improving hydration. Rosehip oil penetrates deeply into the skin, improving firmness and skin tone.

Vitamin E - Tocopherol

What does it do for your skin?

Vitamin E is a highly effective, fat-soluble antioxidant that helps protect the skin from free radical damage. It also has excellent moisturising and anti-inflammatory properties.

Tazman Pepper - Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Extract is extracted from the Tasmanian Pepper fruit native to the cool temperate rainforest of South-Eastern Australia and Tasmania. Tazman Pepper immediately provides a calming and soothing effect to the skin, reducing irritation.

Fucus Serratus Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Fucus Serratus Extract is derived from a brown alga found in the Atlantic Ocean near the coast of Brittany, France. It helps improve skin barrier function, reducing water loss and protecting against environmental damage.

Bentonite

What does it do for your skin?

Bentonite is a form of clay with highly absorbent properties, making it particularly good at alleviating excess oils, decreasing the occurrence of associated blemishes and reducing enlarged pores.

Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Calendula is traditionally known for its healing properties and often used to relieve chapped and irritated skin.

Laminaria Digitata Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Extracted from the brown algae Laminaria digitata. It has advanced anti-ageing properties which rejuvenate dermal stem cells and stimulate collagen production.

Benzoyl Peroxide

What does it do for your skin?

Benzoyl peroxide is a very effective topical treatment for mild acne. It penetrates into the hair follicle, working to kill problem bacteria; reducing the number of acne, blackheads and whiteheads.

Canadian Willowherb - Epilobium Angustifolium Extract

What does it do for your skin?

Traditionally used by Native Americans for healing, Canadian Willowherb has antibacterial properties aiding in the treatment of acne. It also helps to reduce redness and soothe the skin.